Hyundai revealed the Blue2 — like "Blue Squared" — fuel-cell electric vehicle concept at the 2011 Seoul Auto Show. Does it indicate what a future sedan from the company will look like? We'll see.
The name is a mashup of "Blue Drive" and the "2" from H2, the molecular formula for hydrogen gas. Hyundai says the Blue2 concept's hydrogen stack and electric motor combo produces a gas-mileage equivalent of 82 mpg. An ionizer, much like the one in the Nissan Quest leans the cabin air, while antibacterial leather seats keep sneezes and other peoples' bad hygiene from causing a mini typhoid epidemic.
Designers call the styling "intersected flow," and the Blue2 gets now-standard concept-car fare like side cameras and an infotainment system by which sensors can read the driver's hand movements.
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JOCKEY™ LAUNCHES TV AD WITH SPOKESMAN TIM TEBOW
Ad Features the Brand's Newest Underwear Innovation, Jockey® staycool
Kenosha, Wis. (March 30, 2011) /PRNewswire/ - Jockey International, Inc. announces the launch of their new television spot featuring pro quarterback, Heisman trophy winner and Jockey spokesman, Tim Tebow. Tebow is the face of Jockey® staycool, Jockey's newest collection of innovative underwear, designed to help regulate skin temperature and keep you cool and comfortable.
The commercial opens with Tim Tebow walking down a city sidewalk on a sweltering day. As he walks, cooling imagery appears on Tim's shirt to illustrate how the technologically-advanced Jockey® staycool collection keeps Tim cool on even the hottest days. The spot is scheduled to air on April 4, and will run through August on national cable, DRTV and DISH/DirecTV networks including, ESPN, E!, CNN, Spike, Discovery and more. The ad was created by Arcade Creative Group and directed and produced by Motion Theory.
"The commercial is part of a larger integrated campaign to support Jockey® staycool, and reinforce our commitment to offering cutting-edge products to our customers," said Jockey Chief Marketing Officer Dustin Cohn. "Tim Tebow's passion for innovation both on and off the field aligns completely with the Jockey® staycool brand."
Jockey® staycool will also be supported with online and print buys, in-store elements and event sponsorships, in addition to several other marketing promotions throughout the year.
The new product line blends fashion and innovation, and features Outlast® technology that absorbs, stores and releases excess heat to maintain your optimal skin temperature. Originally developed for NASA, Outlast® technology has provided temperature regulation for more than 20 years and is a certified space technology. Jockey is the first U.S. company to offer underwear treated with Outlast® technology with the launch of Jockey® staycool. The line is available in multiple styles and colors for men and women, with a suggested retail price of $21 for women's tops, 2/$27 for men's, and 3/$22.50-$29.50 for underwear.
For more information on Jockey® staycool, visit us on Jockey's Facebook page. To preview the commercial, visit Jockey's YouTube page. Jockey® staycool is available at Jockey.com, 1-800-JOCKEY1, Jockey-branded retail stores and various fine retailers across the U.S. and Canada.